Collydriver

Registered with Property118.com
Thursday 26th March 2020


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 3

Collydriver

11:51 AM, 13th October 2021, About 4 days ago

Shelter poll claims 22% of renters health is being harmed by poor housing

Reply to the comment left by Ian Narbeth at 13/10/2021 - 11:36
Also it dosnt matter how much social housing they build because governments will encourage the right to buy to people who cannot budget then after 6 or 10 years later they get re processed and are back in the hands of private landlords again.
Housing associations grew from council housing beening sold off to provide social housing, now even they have to offer the right to buy.
Until the right to buy is removed we will never have enough social housing.
As a private landlord I also feel many of us have reduced our stock due to tax changes. Reducing housing stock to renters .
Meaning I am now increasing rents on what is left (supply and denand)and making the same amount of profit with last stress... Read More

Collydriver

9:16 AM, 13th May 2021, About 5 months ago

Should I risk changing the hearing date?

No it possibly a delaying tactic .
Evicting a bad tenant is hard at moment .
They the tenants get get advise from shelter on how to delay.
Wanting to trust people is so human. Stay on course. Good luck... Read More

Collydriver

11:17 AM, 31st March 2020, About 2 years ago

Put ourselves in the shoes of these kids?

Difficult time for all of us .
Lucky I left the student market 3 years ago.
The government advice sent out by property118 last week help me . I printed it and posted it to my portfolio. All now contacted me and agreed to pay 80 percent but have all been advise that rent will have to be made up.
Actually seeing a government advice letter awaken them to the real world and not social media telling them they got 9 month free rent.
Good luck to my fellow landlords
We taken the risks and we deserve to be paid but in these times please show charity where you can clearly see it is needed and you can offer it... Read More